Tom Bowles: Plate racing could be tak...

Tom Bowles: Plate racing could be taking the speed out of NASCAR

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Talladega was full of thrills, but was it lacking real racing? Story Highlights Despite the excitement of 88 lead changes, Talladega had a "lottery" feel Ryan Newman was frustrated about plate racing after a bump from Joey Logano Drivers in plate races often hang in the back, making their move at the race's end The addition of the spoiler and ...

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Fort Worth, TX

#1 Apr 28, 2010
Everyone is raving about what we saw on Sunday and there's always got to some idiot that is NEVER satisfied and has to stir the pot. They are NOT going to take those plates away and let those guys going flying around there at over 200 mph and open up more danger to the drivers and the fans. You might as well be pushing for them to close Dega than to get rid of the plates because that will happen before they trash the plates. That many lead changes between that many drivers was great. Where was this guy when we watched a boring train go around this track back in the fall.

Since: Jul 09

Hercules, CA

#2 Apr 28, 2010
Gotta have a few plate races . . without these 'everybody's equal races' how would Michael Waltrip's lack of skill get him a ride

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